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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 2:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 04' North, Longitude: 172° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.37 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.2"1002.87 miWest0° 11' 14.9"12.88 miSouth1003.07 mi
24 hours348° 47' 32.3"773.29 miWest4° 35' 04.7"315.01 miSouth836.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaWed 2:24 AM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 2:24 AM373 km232 miles201 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenWed 2:24 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 2:24 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 2:24 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 1:24 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandWed 2:24 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraWed 1:24 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 3:24 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaWed 1:24 AM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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